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Updated listing of Philly girls’ events: Clinics, training, tryouts

Sunday, 5th February 2012

Categories Clinics, Club, Events, Girl's/Women's, High School, Training, Tryouts, Youth, Posted 2/5/12

Philly girls’ events

Philly Girls’ Under Armour Underclassmen Games tryouts, 5-to-8 June 8 at Harriton High. Mount St. Joseph’s Duckenfield will be the Philly girls’ team coach. She will be assisted by George Dick (Harriton) and Caitlin Barbakoff (former head coach at Downingtown East and former UA head coach).

Philly players can come from Pennsylvania or Delaware. Click here to register for the tryouts.


2012 Girls Winter Lacrosse Academy, Tuesdays: 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 7pm-8:30pm, for High School girls, at United Sports in Downingtown.
Cost: $195/player; Registration Deadline: January 9, 2012, *valid United Sports membership required* ; -ELAX Academy Program Our program promises to: Educate, as well as Excel and Elevate your game! Elite Level Program for the Experienced High School aged Player!

Coach Duck’s High Level Fall Lacrosse Clinics, featuring three highly successful Philly coaches Phyllis Kilgour, Kim Jackson and Jenny Duckenfield. TRAINING DATES
(6:30pm-8pm) Feb 6th -13th 27th (4 Sessions $200 or $65/ session)
450 Lancaster Avenue Haverford, PA
Feb 5th, 12th, 26th (12:45pm-1:45pm)
To register, contact Coach Duck at 484-571-1112 or E-Mail:
AMPRO FIELDHOUSE, 30 Bunting Lane Clifton Heights Pa 19018High pressure individual attacking and defensive training and drills designed to develop both attack and defensive game skills. Using 2v1, 2v2, 3v2, 3v3, 4v4 and 5v5 drills.

Coach Duck’s Middle School Girls Afternoon Lacrosse Clinics, Wednesday Afternoons 4:45pm-6:00pm, February 8th-15th-22nd, at AMPRO FIELDHOUSE, 30 Bunting Lane Clifton Heights Pa, High level Lacrosse Training, Space is Limited so Register Early; High Pressure Individual Attacking and Defensive Training, Into drills designed to develop both attack and defensive game skills.
Using 2v1, 2v2, 3v2, 3v3, 4v4 and 5v5 drills. Call Coach Jen Duckenfield at 484-571-1112. E-Mail:

Crossefire Lacrosse preseason clinics for conditioning, skill development and game instruction for female lacrosse players of all ability levels in grades 4 through 12.
At each clinic, participants are guided through an intense workout of strategy and skill instruction. Coached, small-sided round robin games allow for practice and implementation of emphasized skills and techniques. While instruction is the primary focus of the clinics, they are also the venue by which players are identified for invitation into the Phantastix Lacrosse Club.
JoAnn Yusko and Sue Frazier, head coaches of the Phantastix teams, direct this program. Click here for details and online registration.

The clinics include: 2-Hour Workout per clinic, Strong emphasis on skill development, Agility training and conditioning, Limited enrollment, Regulation cages; special indoor balls

Clinic dates and locations:
Episcopal Academy (Newtown Square): Feb. 11.
12:00 – 2:00 PM Grades 4 – 5 – 6 – 7
2:00 – 4:00 PM Grades 8 – 9 & Middle School Goalies
4:00 – 6:00 PM Grades 10 – 11 – 12 & High School Goalies

CAT-Pickering (Phoenixville): Feb. 5; Feb. 12
1:00 – 3:00 PM Grades 6 -7-8
3:00 – 5:00 PM Grades 9 – 10 – 11

or Penn Charter (Philadelphia): Feb. 5; Feb. 12
12:00 – 2:00 PM Grades 9 – 10 – 11 – 12
2:00 – 4:00 PM Grades 6 – 7 – 8

The rate is $40 per clinic. The price includes experienced Coaches – including former US Team Players, Division I All-Americans, College players and local HS Coaches. To pay by check through the mail: CAC, INC. 2045, Grantham Road, Berwyn, PA 19312 Confirmation and directions will be emailed to all applicants.

Coach Duck’s High school High School Girls Afternoon Lacrosse Training, High level Lacrosse Training
SPACE is Limited Register Early
High Pressure Individual Attacking and Defensive Training
Into drills designed to develop both attack and defensive game skills.
Using 2v1, 2v2, 3v2, 3v3, 4v4 and 5v5 drills.
Mondays 4PM-5:30PM
February 6st-13th-20th-27th
AMPRO FIELDHOUSE, 30 Bunting Lane Clifton Heights Pa 19018; Cost: $200. 4 /sessions- $100 2 /Sessions
Call Coach Jen Duckenfield at 484-571-1112. E-Mail:

2012 Winter Girls Lacrosse Skills Sessions, at United Sports in Downingtown, Sundays: 2/12, 2/19, 2/26, 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, Age: Youth/Middle School
Time: Beginner 12-1pm/Developmental 1-2pm/Advanced 2-3pm ; Cost: $125/player; Registration Deadline: January 29, 2012
*valid United Sports membership required*
-Six 1-hour sessions-Each session will focus on a different set of skills or concept but ALL fundamental skills will be emphasized each session. *New in 2011: Each player will receive a personal skill evaluation at the end of the six-week training!

Suburban Lacrosse spring clinics, at Lansdale Catholic High School, for girls in Grades 4-through-9. The clinic will focus on proper techniques for shooting, passing, catching and cradling. It will also include instruction in one on one shooting, agility training, cutting, defensive footwork and positioning, 8-meter shots, and drills to work on alone. Also included will be specialized goalie sessions, advanced and basic stick skills and small sided games. The clinic will teach fundamentals and develop new techniques to enhance the skills necessary for success in lacrosse. Participation is open to all skill levels and players. The clinic will be directed and coached by Jami Wilus Behm, former US Lacrosse Team Member, La Salle University and North Penn Hall of Fame athlete and Mike Wilus, 4 year letter winner at the University of Massachusetts and 2011 New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Senior Scholar Athlete as well as current and former Division I players.
Cost: Package Deal: 3 two hour clinics =$135.00 for all 3 or $50.00 dollars for each individual clinic
Package (Spring) 4th-9th grade – Sunday April 15th 9am-11am, Sunday April 22nd 9am-11am, Sunday April 29th 9am-11am
For further information contact: Jami Wilus-Director; Mike Wilus-Director. E-Mail: Click here for website.

Aftershock Grades 5/6 AND 7/8 Futures Teams
8 Weeks of Training and two July Tournaments
There are no tryouts and no cuts for these teams. Spots will fill up fast, register online
$350 Girls entering the 7/8 grade in Fall 2012
$250 Girls entering the 5/6 grade in Fall 2012
Team fee includes uniform, sweats, tournament entry fees and coaches stipend.
REGISTER NOW FOR K-4 Clinics, 6 Weeks on Monday Nights, Register Online
$75 Girls entering K-4 grade in Fall 2012, Each player will receive a team pinnie.
All Aftershock practices and clinics are held at Black Rock Park behind the Upper Providence Police Station, 1286 Black Rock Rd. Collegeville, PA

Suburban Lacrosse LLC Clinic and Play™ option for girls in grades 4th – 6th, at Lansdale Catholic. Our Clinic and Play™ set up allows for both instruction and competitive play opportunities. The small groups allow time for individual instruction from our top level coaches.
Dates: Thursday June 14th 5:00-7:00pm; Thursday June 21st 5:00-7:00pm; Thursday June 28th 5:00-7:00pm; Thursday July 5th 5:00-7:00pm; Thursday July 12th 5:00-7:00pm. Click here to register.


AfterShock training sessions, beginning in January, offering private and small group training in its indoor facility, 123 Main St. Phoenixville
Private 1 on 1 or Small Groups of 3-5 Training Sessions will be available
Goalie, Offense, Defense, Speed and Agility
Private 1 on 1, $40 per hour,
Groups of 3-5, $25 per hour
To set up your sessions please contact Jenn Medaglia directly at 610-564-5996,

Goalie training by Stephanie Ellis for all levels and ages. Ellis was an All-American at Radnor High School and a Regional All-American at Penn State. Each GK will have: an individual evaluation, personalized coaching plan to improve, agility and speed work plans specific for goalies, emphasis on mental toughness. For info, contact 610.316.4798 or Email:


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